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Woman hit, killed crossing Newbridge Road in Hicksville, police say

A woman walking across Newbridge Road in Hicksville was struck and killed by a car Thursday, Nassau County police said.

Homicide detectives investigating the crash said the woman, 67, was crossing Newbridge Road just north of Old Country Road at about 10:48 p.m. when she was hit by a gray Volkswagen traveling southbound.

The driver of the vehicle, a woman, 44, remained at the scene, police said.

The pedestrian was taken to Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow where she was pronounced dead about 20 minutes after the crash.

No charges are pending at this time, and the identity of the pedestrian is being withheld until the woman’s family is notified, police said.

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